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Louis Pasteur (1822-1895) c. 1880

Eugène Pirou

* 1841 † 1909

Woodburytype print on paper, mounted on album sheet 

Size of sheet: 33 x 25 cm. Size of plate: 23.5 x 17.4 cm. Louis Pasteur was a French chemist and microbiologist. He is best known for his discovery of the principle of pasteurization. He is also responsible for creating some of the first vaccines.